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    What size speaker wire should I use? I went to Car Toys to get wire but ended up not being enough. I have a dual voice coil sub so there are two sets of wire going to t the sub. When I went back to get more wire a different guy gave me a different size wire. I'm guessing that having only one size of speaker wire would be best so when I go back should I get the bigger or smaller size? Is the S.Q. or SPL effected by size of wire? Thanks.







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    the bigger, so u kno wut guage it was?




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    I use 10 gauge wire.
    as for the two connectors you can chain them or you can hook up two amps.
    Size of wire can affect both SPL and SQL



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    Re: What size speaker wire to sub?

    10-12 ga



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    Re: What size speaker wire to sub?

    depending on the woofer and what the terminals will accept. what woofer are you using



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    Re: What size speaker wire to sub?

    nope, 8awg is already overkill for what is needed, plus you'll never fit 4 awg into any speaker terminal, and unless your running like 3000 watts to the subs, you should be fine with 10-12awg



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